Category Archives: Essays

So Long, Gizmo

    So Long, Gizmo We started out on the web with a Christmas graphics site. We were so proud of it.  I cannot even count the number of hours Darcy and I put into that site. But I can remember when we got all excited one day when we had twenty visitors. It’s still there and the… Read More »

I’m Flying

    I’m Flying The clouds so white, the sky so blue, how bright the summer day. A warm, but not hot, ordinary Sunday in July. A day embroidered in clear heavenly blue, and angels all dressed in white and dancing, each to her own rhythm, across the sky in unknown directions. It may have been a dream,… Read More »

The Town Blacksmith

    The Town Blacksmith It was as if time was frozen. Fragments of what once was seemed now to be shards of broken glass that lay scattered all around me. I pounded on the anvil, and large plumes of smoke rose from the forge as sweat rolled down my face. I reached for the tongs and pulled… Read More »

Molly and The Bubble

    Molly and The Bubble “A glooming peace this morning with it brings, The sun, for sorrow, will not show his head…” Those lines from Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet” were among my first thoughts this morning. Honestly, I expected it, but I was still not prepared for it. My days will be emptier, and my life will… Read More »